Politics

Ashli Babbitt was killed at the Capitol and hundreds of others face criminal records and prison for taking part in Trump’s attempt to overthrow democracy.
Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) called for the House to simply shut down for the day because he considered the mandate such an "embarrassment."
The Ohio Republican said he wasn't sure if he'd spoken to Trump before, during or after the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
Despite what Rep. Andrew Clyde (R-Ga.) said, on Jan. 6, the Capitol looked nothing like it does when it's populated by normal, peaceful tourists.
A DOJ official said that federal voting rights authorities are keeping a "close eye" on what is going on around the country.
Immigration rights advocates have slammed the order as "flagrantly illegal," unconstitutional and xenophobic.
Democratic Rep. Jared Huffman said he had to use a different elevator because an unmasked GOP colleague "doesn't give a sh*t about anyone but himself."
The House speaker isn't mincing words as the delta variant of the coronavirus spreads.
The Senate has voted to proceed on an infrastructure deal that was just struck on Wednesday.
"This is what happens to people who tell the truth in Trump's America," said officer Michael Fanone.